Community Needs > Health & Human Services (Prior to 2017)

These grants help meet the basic needs of low-income and underserved people and help alleviate the impacts of poverty in Tompkins County.

2016


Catholic Charities Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
General Operating Support (over 2 years)
$50,000
www.foodbankst.org

Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
Youth Farm Project organizational capacity building work ($3,350) and the expansion of the Fresh Snack Program for Cayuga Heights Elementary ($5,800)
$9,150
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

So Others Might Eat

Washington, DC
General operating support
$20,000
www.some.org

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Advocacy Coordinator (over 2 years)
$54,000
www.loaves.org

Child Development Council of Central New York, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Healthy Beginnings
$42,000
www.childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Tompkins County Drug Courts
$17,500
www.tompkins-co.org

Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center General Support 2016
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiestt.org

Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
Wood's Earth's Fresh Snack Program
$23,500
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

Friendship Donations Network

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$12,000
www.friendshipdonations.org

Gadabout Transportation Services, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Replacement bus
$5,000
www.gadaboutbus.org

2015


Catholic Charities Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Elmira , NY
General support for Hunger Relief
$25,000
www.foodbankst.org

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
Farmworkers' Needs in Tompkins County
$25,000
www.cornell.edu

Ithaca Health Alliance

Ithaca, NY
General operating support (over 2 years)
$80,000
www.ithacahealth.org

So Others Might Eat

Washington , DC
General Operating Support
$20,000
www.some.org

Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$5,000
www.crcfl.net

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Advocacy Coordinator
$20,000
www.loaves.org

Bread for the City, Inc.

Washington, DC
General operating support
$20,000
www.breadforthecity.org

Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center general support 2015
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiestt.org

Center for Transformative Action

2014


Catholic Charities Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
Food Acquisition and Distribution
$25,000
www.foodbankst.org

Ithaca Health Alliance

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$40,000
www.ithacahealth.org

Appalachian Regional Healthcare Foundation

Boone , NC
Baker Center for Primary Care
               
$20,000
www.apprhs.org

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute Foundation

Tampa , FL
Support for research within Moffitt's Center for Women's Oncology        
$50,000
www.moffittcancercenter.org

Hospicare and Palliative Care Services of Tompkins County, Inc.

Ithaca , NY
General Operating Support
$10,000
www.hospicare.org

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca , NY
Advocacy Coordinator
$20,000
www.loaves.org

Parkinson's Action Network Foundation

Washington , DC
2015 Research & Public Policy Forum scholarships
$10,000
www.parkinsonsaction.org

Public Citizen Foundation, Inc.

Washington , DC
Dangerous Medicines: Drug Safety Oversight
$15,000
www.citizen.org/hrg

Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Snack Program
$10,000
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Part 2: Better Together! Taking Action on Community Conversations for Children & Families (over two years)
$30,000
www.ccetompkins.org

Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiesTT.org

Human Services Coalition

Ithaca, NY
Homeless Solutions
$29,500
www.hsctc.org

Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
General operating support

$10,000
www.ppsfl.org

Tompkins Community Action

Ithaca, NY
From Poverty to Opportunity Tour 2014
$5,000
www.tcaction.org

2013


Catholic Charities of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
General operating support for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier
$25,000
www.cs-cc.org

Displaced Homemakers Center of Tompkins County, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Rural Outreach Program providing job-readiness services to low-income rural women
$18,000
www.womensopportunity.org

Family and Children's Service of Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Providing Comprehensive Care to Children
$30,000
www.wheretoturnithaca.org

Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Tompkins County Drug Courts (over two years)
$30,000
www.tompkins-co.org

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca , NY
Advocacy and Outreach program to address unmet basic needs of guests
$20,000
www.loaves.org

YMCA of Ithaca and Tompkins County

Ithaca , NY
Open Doors scholarship program for low-income families and individuals
$10,000
www.ithacaymca.com

Child Development Council of Central New York, Inc.

Ithaca , NY
Healthy Beginnings
$36,000
www.childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Historic Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Work Preserve Job Training Program

$25,000
www.historicithaca.com

Human Services Coalition

Ithaca , NY
iCarol Database Upgrade Project
$10,000
www.hsctc.org

Human Services Coalition

Ithaca , NY
Tompkins County Leadership Program - Capacity building for non-profit
leaders
$10,000
www.hsctc.org

Suicide Prevention & Crisis Services of Tompkins County

Ithaca , NY
Sustainability and capacity building campaign
$40,000
www.ithacacrisis.org

The Village at Ithaca

Ithaca , NY
Ithaca Community Harvest

$30,000
www.villageatithaca.org

Greater Ithaca Activities Center, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Update GIAC Computer Lab equipment
$20,000

2012


Catholic Charities of the Southern Tier

Elmira , NY
Food Bank of the Southern Tier general food acquisition and distribution
$25,000
www.cs-cc.org

Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca , NY
Samaritan Center basic and emergency assistance program support
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiesTT.org

Ithaca Health Alliance

Ithaca, NY
General operating support (over two years)
$70,000
www.ithacahealth.org

Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes

Ithaca, NY
Resource guide and volunteer training to provide financial counseling for people with cancer
$25,000
www.crcfl.net

Rural Health Network of South Central New York

Whitney Point, NY
Tompkins County outreach and scholarships for the Growing Health 2012 meeting and conference
$4,000
www.rhnscny.org

Women's Opportunity Center

Ithaca, NY
Rural Outreach Program providing job-readiness services to low-income rural women
$17,500
www.womensopportunity.org

Historic Ithaca, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Work Preserve job training program for low-income and at-risk youth and adults
$25,000
www.historicithaca.com

Human Services Coalition

Ithaca, NY
Streets Alive! event to support community health and active transportation
$6,000
www.hsctc.org

The Village at Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Ithaca Community Harvest $15,000; Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Snack Program $12,000; and Gleaning, Crop Mob and Market Box programs $3,000
$30,000
www.villageatithaca.org

Child Development Council of Central New York

Ithaca, NY
Teen Pregnancy/Parenting Program ($11,500), child care scholarships ($15,000), and outreach site visits for at-risk preschoolers ($10,000)
$36,500
www.childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Gardens for Humanity program addressing food justice and food security for low-income households (over 2 years)
$74,000
www.ccetompkins.org

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Outreach to address hunger and poverty needs in the African-American community
$20,000
www.loaves.org

2011


Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center basic and emergency assistance program support
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiesTT.org

Habitat for Humanity of Tompkins and Cortland Counties

Ithaca, NY
A Brush with Kindness Program providing home maintenance services to low-income families
$5,000
www.tchabitat.com

Catholic Charities of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
Food Bank of the Southern Tier general food acquisition and distribution in 2011 ($25,000) and emergency food aid to residents and agencies affected by the flooding disaster in the Southern Tier ($10,000)
$35,000
www.cs-cc.org

The Food Studies Institute

Trumansburg, NY
Food literacy education program for Trumansburg Elementary School
$25,000
www.foodstudies.org

Tompkins County Senior Citizens' Council, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Scholarship support for the Lifelong Activities and Lifelong Learning Programs for seniors
$5,000
www.tclifelong.org

Community Dispute Resolution Center

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$5,000
www.cdrc.org

The Village at Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Ithaca Community Harvest for coordination activities ($15,000); the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Snack Program ($10,000); and the Youth Farm Project ($12,000)
$37,000
www.villageatithaca.org

Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Tompkins County Drug Treatment Courts
$30,000
www.tompkins-co.org

Women's Opportunity Center

Ithaca, NY
Job-readiness outreach to low-income rural women
$15,000
www.womensopportunity.org

2010


Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center basic and emergency assistance program support
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiesTT.org

Reconstruction Home and Health Care Center, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Supporting person-centered care with the Neighborhood Transformation Fund
$5,000
www.beechtreecarecenter.org

American Red Cross-Tompkins County Chapter

Ithaca, NY
CPR and First Aid training for day care providers, and babysitter and aquatics training for youth
$20,000
www.tompkins-redcross.org

Catholic Charities of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
Food Bank of the Southern Tier, general food acquisition and distribution in 2010
$25,000
www.cs-cc.org

Cayuga Housing Development Corporation

Ithaca, NY
Nurse case management services for low-income senior and disabled residents at Titus Towers
$15,000

Tompkins County Senior Citizens' Council, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Scholarship support for the Lifelong Activities and Lifelong Learning Programs for seniors
$8,000
www.tclifelong.org

Center for Transformative Action

Ithaca, NY
General operating support for The Veteran's Sanctuary
$5,000
www.centerfortransformativeaction.org

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
Ithaca Carshare collaborative program to increase access to affordable transportation among low-income populations
$37,000
www.ccetompkins.org

Ithaca Health Alliance

Ithaca, NY
General operating support for the Ithaca Health Alliance and the Ithaca Free Clinic
$70,000
www.ithacahealth.org

2009


American Red Cross-Tompkins County Chapter

Ithaca, NY
Community Health & Safety Program
$22,000
www.tompkins-redcross.org

Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes

Ithaca, NY
Outreach and support services for medically underserved people
$40,000
www.crcfl.net

Catholic Charities of the Southern Tier

Elmira, NY
Food Bank of the Southern Tier food acquisition and distribution
$25,000
www.foodbankst.org

Catholic Charities of Tompkins/Tioga

Ithaca, NY
Samaritan Center basic and emergency assistance program support
$45,000
www.catholiccharitiesTT.org

Challenge Industries, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Capital campaign for renovations and moving expenses to the new site
$20,000
www.aboutchallenge.org

Compos Mentis Working Toward Wellness, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$10,000
www.composmentisithaca.org

Day Care and Child Development Council of Tompkins County, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Teen Pregnancy/Parenting Program for low-income youth
$13,000
www.childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Day Care and Child Development Council of Tompkins County, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Day Care Emergency Scholarship Program
$11,500
www.childdevelopmentcouncil.org

Doorways to Healing

Elmira, NY
General operating support
$25,000

Family and Children's Service of Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Capital campaign for new building
$30,000
www.wheretoturnithaca.org

Family and Children's Service of Ithaca

Ithaca, NY
Case management services for children with intensive psychological needs
$25,000
www.wheretoturnithaca.org

Loaves and Fishes of Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
General operating support
$17,000
www.loaves.org

New York Coalition for Healthy School Lunches

Ithaca, NY
Healthy snack program at Beverly J. Martin Elementary School and general operating support
$20,000
www.healthyschoolfood.org

Salvation Army & Its Components

Ithaca, NY
Friendship Donations Network donated food program
$15,000
www.friendshipdonations.org

Tompkins County Senior Citizens' Council, Inc.

Ithaca, NY
Scholarships for the Lifelong Activities and Lifelong Learning Programs for low-income, older adults
$18,000
www.tclifelong.org

Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES

Ithaca, NY
Tompkins Seneca Tioga Even Start Family Literacy Partnership emergency support
$20,000
www.tstboces.org

YMCA of Ithaca and Tompkins County

Ithaca, NY
YMCA Wellness Center for health education
$25,000
www.ithacaymca.com